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  1. Kingdom of Kush - Wikipedia

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    The Kerma culture was an early civilization centered in Kerma, Sudan.It flourished from around 2500 BC to 1500 BC in ancient Nubia.The Kerma culture was based in the southern part of Nubia, or "Upper Nubia" (in parts of present-day northern and central Sudan), and later extended its reach northward into Lower Nubia and the border of Egypt.

  2. Cushitic peoples - Wikipedia

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    Linguistic evidence (according to Claude Rilly 2008, 2010, 2016 and Julien Copper 2017) indicates that in antiquity, Cushitic languages were spoken in Lower Nubia, an ancient region which straddles present day Southern Egypt and Northern Sudan, and that Nilo-Saharan languages of the Eastern Sudanic branch were spoken in Upper Nubia to the south ...

  3. Ancient Egyptian Literature on JSTOR

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    When it first appeared in 1973, the first volume of Miriam Lichtheim’s Ancient Egyptian Literature was in many respects an epochal book. Although already established as an important field of research within Egyptology, the study of Pharaonic literature was primarily considered at that time to be a tool for our understanding of Egyptian culture and society as a whole.